Education Letters

Education Quotes

Voltaire It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a virtue and not the barrier that separates ignorance from knowledge
Lord Chesterfield The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.
Laurence J. Peter Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.
Thomas Edison The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will educate his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Henry Ford The test of every religious, political, or educational system is the man that it forms.
S. Leonard Rubenstein There is no procedure for learning to write. What you must do, is learn to think.
Russell Green The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
Abigail Adams Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Abigail Adams Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Lois McMaster Bujold Tests are a gift. And great tests are a great gift. To fail the test is a misfortune. But to refuse the test is to refuse the gift, and something worse, more irrevocable, than misfortune.
Marilyn Ferguson Fear is a question: What are you afraid of, and why? Just as the seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information, your fears are a treasure house of self-knowledge if you explore them.
Clark Coleman The two most evangelical groups in the world are atheists and vegetarians, especially the least knowledgeable and least intelligent individuals within those groups.
Jimmy Swaggart Sex education classes in our public schools are promoting incest.
Abraham Lincoln I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
T. H. White The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch somebody else do it wrong without comment.
Sir Francis Bacon Knowledge is power
Groucho Marx I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book.
S. I. Hayakawa In a real sense, people who have read good literature have lived more than people who cannot or will not read. It is not true that we have only one life to live; if we can read, we can live as many more lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish.
Kathleen Norris Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.
John Lubbock A wise system of education will at last teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.
Audre Lorde Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.
Frank Herbert The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand.
Abraham Lincoln I will study and get ready, and perhaps my chance will come.
Daniel J. Boorstin The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.
A. A. Milne One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.

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